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Electronic Resources

Deseronto Public Library offers a rich selection of digital resources. Our databases are available through the library's web site 24/7 from the library, home, school or work. You will need your library card number to access them.

 

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This database offers detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast. Full text is provided from leading hobby and craft magazines, including Bead & Button, Creative Knitting, FineScale Modeler, Quilter's World and many more.

Use Inside or Outside the Library

 

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Small Engine Repair Reference Center (SERRC) offers assistance in providing routine maintenance (tune-ups, brake service) as well as extensive repairs (engine and transmission disassembly) and allows users to search by product type, brand, model/engine type, specific area of model/engine type and model numbers. PDF full text is available for all documents.

Use Inside or Outside the Library

 

OverDrive

With millions of checkouts and desktop installations, OverDrive provides the leading download service for libraries. Our support for PC, Mac®, iPod®, Zune®, Sony® Reader™, nook™, and thousands of other mobile devices makes our library platform the most compatible library download service. We also offer the largest collection of audiobooks, eBooks, music, and video for the library – all available on a single website for browsing, checking out, and downloading.

Use in Library or Outside Library

 

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Consumer Health Complete™ (CHC) is the single most comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content. It is designed to support the information needs of patients, and to foster an overall understanding of health-related topics. CHC provides content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine. This full-text database covers topics such as aging, cancer, diabetes, drugs & alcohol, fitness, nutrition & dietetics, children's health, men & women's health, etc.

Use in Library or Outside Library

 

Career

Fully bilingual database designed to help students and others plan their future. Users are able to access hundreds of detailed occupation profiles - everything from Actuary to Zookeeper. Features a job search tool, resume builder, skills assessment tools, Career Matchmaker, portfolio development options, and more!

Use Inside or Outside the Library

 

Teen

This database was developed for teens with their unique concerns in mind . It is award-winning and critically acclaimed, providing curricular support and self-help on topics including diseases, drugs & alcohol, nutrition, mental and emotional health, cyber-literacy, family life, sexuality and more. All content is reviewed by leading professionals across fields including medicine, mental health, nutrition, substances abuse prevention, guidance and career counselling.

Use in Library or Outside Library

 

NoveList K-8

This branch of NoveList is suitable for kids.  Look up books by your favourite authors and discover new ones!


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NoveList

This database allows readers to search for their favourite authors or titles, and find others of similar interest.  Users can browse theme-oriented book lists at every reading level through Explore Fiction, and look for outstanding titles in Best Fiction.

Use in Library or Outside Library

 


Our Ontario

Find digital image, text, audio and video materials about Ontario history, heritage and culture. Search the collections of libraries, archives, museums, historical societies, heritage and community groups, government agencies, and private collections in Ontario and across Canada ... via a single search portal.

Use in Library or Outside Library

 

 

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Ancestry Library Edition - Access available only on computers at your local library. Ask your librarian for details.

Use inside the Library Only

 

 

 

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ChiltonLibrary.com represents the most authoritative automotive repair information available to car owners. There are thousands of year, make and model combinations covering the most popular vehicles of the past 30 years, plus additional coverage of specialty models.

Use in Library or Outside Library

 

 

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World Book is committed to creating educational products that meet the highest standards of editorial excellence and ignite and inspire a lifelong love of learning. The library subscribes to both of the following databases.

1) Early World of Learning

2) Kids

3) Activity Corner

Use in Library or Outside Library

 

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Designed specifically for K-3, the award-winning PebbleGo Animals database from Capstone Digital Publishers offers information on hundreds of animals! Now includes PebbleGo Sciences too!.

Use in Library or Outside Library


 
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